The DOH-13 Covid-19 update as of July 2, 2022.

BUTUAN CITY – Twenty-one new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections have been recorded in Caraga Region from June 26 to July 2, the regional health office said Monday.

In its weekly report, the Department of Health in Caraga (DOH-13) said the recorded infections brought the total number of active Covid-19 cases in the region to 28.

The new cases were tallied in Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Sur, Butuan City, Surigao City, and the cities of Cabadbaran and Bayugan.

Cumulative Covid-19 cases in the region since the pandemic hit two years ago now stood at 59,025.

“A total of 22 recoveries were also recorded last week, bringing the total recoveries in the region to 56,784,” DOH-13 said.

The number of Covid-related deaths in Caraga remains at 2,213, with no recorded fatalities last week. (PNA)